Thursday, February 9, 2017

WEDNESDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS  2/8/2017
Rethink Robotics' Sawyer robot with Intera 5 software platform Photo: Rethink Robotics Rodney Brooks's startup Rethink Robotics is releasing ...
Orbital ATK, a Dulles-based aerospace manufacturer, is suing the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency over plans to award a Canadian firm ...
Robots were the guests of honour at today's press seminar on creating rules and laws to regulate their use. MEPs will vote on a report on this during ...
On Tuesday Feb. 7, 2017, Suffolk County Police Commissioner Timothy D. Sini unveiled upgrades to the department's terrorism preparedness, ...
Various types of robots were exhibited at RoboDEX 2017 in Tokyo, Japan, during January 18-20, including collaborative, humanoid, assistant and ...
One solution that didn't occur to him was robot butlers. The M Social Singapore hotel is introducing a droid that can deliver room service to guests.
One of the coming great challenges of senior care is facilitating assisted living, according to experts. The so-called Baby Boomer generation that is ...
This new technological wave not only targets industrial workers, but nurses and doctors could fall victim to the march of the machine, as robots can ...
Others will maintain the robots' hardware, while system operators will make sure the automation is flowing smoothly. Fisher Construction of Burlington ...
After a short teaser that debuted yesterday, Warner Bros. has released the full-length trailer for The LEGO Ninjago Movie. We also have the first poster, ...
London's Science Museum opens the largest ever exhibition of humanoid robots on Wednesday, exploring our 500-year history of recreating life ...
The rise of automation is destined to replace some worker employment, and it could increasingly cause friction with efforts to create new jobs, ...
LONG BEACH, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DENSO Robotics has announced a new free guide, “Small Assembly Robots: Evaluating Controllers.”.
At a new kiosk in a mall in San Francisco, the future is now since baristas have been replaced by robots! "Oh, it's fantastic," one customer commented.
University of California San Diego researchers are experimenting with introducing tiny robots, or “micromotors,” into a patient's digestive system to ...
Rolling vehicles like vans or robots are more energy-efficient than levitating drones, which, as he noted to the publication, typically have a maximum ...
UP TO a quarter of a million Britons who work in the public-sector can expect to lose their jobs to robots in little more than a decade, a report has ...
Horizon Zero Dawn wants more than anything for you to care about its humans, but we all know the truth: robots like the Thunderjaw are the real stars ...
Add building robots to the list of out-of-school activities required for kids to be competitive college applicants and future workers. Digital Adventures ...
Engineers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed soft water-based robots which are almost entirely invisible underwater and ...
A study by a British think tank, Reform, says that 90% of British civil service workers have jobs so pointless, they could easily be replaced by robots, ...
The Lebanon High School Robotics Club will be hosting a VEX robotics tournament from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in Lebanon High School's Boswell ...
Now the firm is breaking ground with the use of “software robots.” Seyfarth will announce Tuesday a licensing deal with Blue Prism, which makes ...
Over the last few years, global leaders have started debating how to handle the prospect of autonomous weapons—aka killer robots—capable of ...
The online retailer is in the process of building a two-story, automated grocery store staffed mostly by robots, an inside source told the New York Post.
“The implementation of robotics across the public sector will ensure that efficiencies will be gained, simply by “taking the robot out the human”. That is ...
Global Collaborative Robots Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report ...
Why robots won't replace humans ... that people either don't want to do, or may be unable to do (think deep sea exploration with robotic submarines).
The debate around robots isn't slowing down. Will they take our jobs? Will humans and robots be allowed to legally marry in the future? Should robots ...
Abyss Creations CEO Matt McMullen has revealed more about when the first sex robots are launching – and it's alarmingly soon. He's also admitted ...
Perhaps Miss Frizzle had also foreseen that stomach acid can power a tiny robot's generator, as a team of researchers from MIT discovered this week.
These days, parents looking to teach their children about robotics or electronics have a plethora of choices from simple toddler toys to high-tech motor ...
The more human-like a robot appears, the more appealing a human onlooker will find it. But there's a point where the robot fails ever-so-slightly at ...
Seyfarth Shaw says it will be the first major law firm to use “software robots” that use human training to move information between computer programs ...
robot built by robot engineer Rob Knight and named 'Rob's Open Source Android' (ROSA) France, 2010-16 is on view at the ROBOT exhibition at ...

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